Getting married is an important event in a Vietnamese’s life. The procedure of the ancient wedding ceremony was very complicated. Current wedding ceremony procedures include the following steps: the search for a husband or wife, the proposal, the registration, and finally the wedding.
Gong culture dates back to the Dong Son civilisation 3,000 years ago and is closely associated with the history and culture of Central Highlands ethnic minorities living along the Truong Son Range. The gongs constitute an indispensable component of local culture and community activities and are regarded as the voice of their minds and souls.
The fame of Central Highlands gong culture has crossed national borders to become a property of all human beings. Specific values of the cultural space of the Central Highlands gong which is a part of Vietnam's cultural heritage and quintessence has been recognised by the international community.